Garni Waldrand

Spechtshalte, Grindelwald, Bernese Oberland, Swiss Alps, 3818, Switzerland | Hotel

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Day 6 - An unexpected journey to Grindelwald

A travel blog entry by scrivtravel


... rather than a 1000m descent to sea level there was a steep 1000m ascent to 2000m! “There is no sea level in Switzerland” remarked Kathrin, which also explained why the ride up from Interlaken the day had been easier than anticipated; I had climbed a mere 500 rather than 1000m.

I also hadn’t realised that Grindelwald was famous for having the rail link to Juanfraujoch “The peak ...

Jungfraujoch, stuff of dreams!

A travel blog entry by roamingfree


... they did not take it to the summit of the Jungfrau; instead they built the final station on the Jungfraujoch, the saddle inbetween.

Snowing all morning!

A travel blog entry by wanderingsnl


... no wind. It was quite pleasant walking up the road in the gently falling snow. We also bought some fresh milk, non-pasteurised and had fun walking back as the snow fell.

Being snowed in gave me the opportunity to update this travel blog that has fallen so far behind when I was unable to upload any photos while we were staying at Estaing. I also got behind with my daily ramblings so spent much of today ...

Vacationing in Switzerland

A travel blog entry by panksinswld


... the awesome mountain ranges. I say possibility, cause it was snowing and therefore no view :0(

Other days were spent in chilly Zurich, where we walked to some shops, to the lake and then in the older section of town. In general I am not too excited about Zurich in the winter. It does not seem to offer a 'feeling' - it is much nicer in the summer. To cap off the day, we ended up in a french restaurant and enjoyed more of some "end of day" slow falling ...


A travel blog entry by mario.costello


... rewarding for the phenomenal environment. We saw many streams and waterfalls. Overlooking the valley was very cool. We didn't even come close to making it to the summit; it requires rock climbing equipment and much better (warmer) clothing than we have. Near the peak of the Alps there was still a ton of snow, every once in awhile we would hear this crashing noise and see that an avalanche was occurring. It ...


This hotel, located on Spechtshalte, Grindelwald, is near Bachalpsee Lake, Kleine Scheidegg, The Eiger, and The Wetterhorn.
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